A carer from a village near Taunton says she fears being tortured and killed if she is deported to Zimbabwe.
Piwie Moyo was a member of the country's opposition party before she fled to the UK in 2007.
She's been living with and caring for Yvonne Gade from Trull for nearly nine years.
The Home Office has denied her a visa extension and she's now hoping to claim asylum.
The Home Office issued the following statement: